SID Awards: Primary

Safer Internet Day Awards

The SID Awards to enable us to reward students and schools around Ireland who run events, activities and positive actions for Safer Internet Day.


We now have more ways to enter, a range of different categories and even more amazing prizes!


Safer Internet Day Awards - Primary School

Doing something for Safer Internet Day?


This competition is now CLOSED.


NEW: Art Competition

This year we are delighted to introduce a brand new category – the Art Competition!


Entries to this category must create a poster inspired by the Safer Internet Day 2023 theme “promoting respect and building empathy online”.


Prize: Winners work will be exhibited in a gallery!!


Categories for Post-Primary:

1st and 2nd Class | 3rd and 4th Class | 5th and 6th Class


How to submit your entry:

Post your entry to: Webwise / PDST Technology in Education, Innovation House DCU Alpha, Old Finglas Rd, Dublin 11, D11 KXN4.

Include the following information: Name, school, teacher’s contact details, category you are entering, and a brief description of the poster.

Art Competition Maser Webwise

Best Safer Internet Day Campaign

This year entering the Safer Internet Day Awards is easier than ever!


If you did an activity, lessons, ran an event or led a campaign to mark Safer Internet Day and to promote a safer and better internet for all, especially children and young people then enter the SID Awards for a chance to win a tablet for your school.


Schools run a range of amazing initiatives for Safer Internet Day including making posters; using technology to create videos; games or podcasts; running anti-cyberbullying activities; sharing pictures; writing; story-telling; – the list is endless!


Whatever you did for Safer Internet Day let us know by submitting your entry to the SID Awards and be in with a chance to win.


How to enter:

Email your entry to

Include a description of your Safer Internet Day 2023 activities, and links or attachments with relevant supporting material.

Prize: Win a tablet device for your school and SID Awards Winner Certificate.

Colouring Competition

The #HTMLHeroes colouring competition is back this year! To enter, just download the template for the appropriate class, and get your entries in!

Click on the button below to download the templates.



Jnr-Snr Infants | 1st-2nd Class | 3rd-4th Class | 5th-6th Class


How to submit your entry:

Post your entry to: Webwise / PDST Technology in Education, Old Finglas Road, Glasnevin, Dublin 11, D11 KXN4

Include the following information: Name, school, teacher’s contact details, and category you are entering.


Prize: Win vouchers for your school and a SID Awards Winner Certificate.

Talk to someone

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Childline is a support service for young people up to the age of 18.There is a 24hr telephone, online and mobile phone texting service.

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